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Hospitality, Launches and The Irish Race(s)
Posted by Helen Burke in The Members' Blog.

Due to attend a book signing event for my debut book, ‘Billy’s Search for the Healing Well’, in my hometown of Drogheda, we thought we’d combine it with a family gathering, and ...continue reading

Let those caged words sing
Posted by Enda Sheppard in The Members' Blog.

I sing out loud sometimes to stave off the solitude of mere reflection. The odd time I find myself in an exalted communion, even when I am just singing to ...continue reading

Meeting Countess Markievicz and Other Irish Short Stories – now available in paperback!
Posted by Paula Tully in The Members' Blog.

Lots of people have been asking me when my short stories will be available as a paperback. At last, Meeting Countess Markievicz and Other Irish Short Stories is finally available ...continue reading

Making Movies is no Longer Pie in the Sky
Posted by Amy Redmond in The Members' Blog.

So, we are in Dublin. It’s not Hollywood, Bollywood nor Nollywood – but there are tons of film and television production companies based here and even more directors and producers ...continue reading

Sarajevo 2000 by Brigid P. Gallagher
Posted by Brigid P. Gallagher in The Members' Blog.

Healing Hands Network was formed in 1996 to send volunteer natural medicine therapists to Sarajevo, Bosnia. In a statement to the UN, it was estimated that during the Balkan’s War, ...continue reading

September creative writing courses in Dublin
Posted by Big Smoke Writing Factory in The Members' Blog.

Just a quick note to let you know our new term of creative workshops is open for booking now (www.bigsmokewritingfactory.com)! Including: *** Evening & Saturday classes for adults *** – ...continue reading

How I Wrote ‘Gone’ by James Lawless
Posted by James Lawless in The Members' Blog.

James Lawless discusses his short story, ‘Gone’, featured in Issue Seven of The Lonely Crowd. My story ‘Gone’ is about transience, about an old world and a new world, the ...continue reading

Early-Bird Registration for Summer Session 2018 is Now Open
Posted by irelandwritingretreat in The Members' Blog.

While we make ready to warmly welcome participants to the Autumn Session of Ireland Writing Retreat, between September 25th and October 1st (a few places are still available for those ...continue reading

A Happy Coming Together
Posted by Ray Flannery in The Members' Blog.

As the date for my debut Children’s Book Launch draws near, I have to sit back and wonder what might happen in the future and more to the point what ...continue reading

Plans, Ideas and Projects….
Posted by Geraldine Moorkens Byrne in The Members' Blog.

At the moment I think my entire writing life should be titled “Work In Progress.” Current projects include re-writing a novel, and 2 short stories; co-writing a project with my ...continue reading